Automatically name a work sheet after data entered into it

merskamp

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I have a database where 50 sheets come in each week. Right now they are names Sheets 1-50 but each sheet has a name on it (the names vary from week to week) - can I automatically get the sheet to name itself based on the name which is entered in cell c3?
 

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Re: Automatically name a work sheet after data entered into

I have a database where 50 sheets come in each week. Right now they are names Sheets 1-50 but each sheet has a name on it (the names vary from week to week) - can I automatically get the sheet to name itself based on the name which is entered in cell c3?
Use:
Code:
Sheets(1).Name = [C3]
Change the (1) to the appropriate worksheet number as required.
 

merskamp

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This is a good start but i am a bit more beginner than most here - where do i put the code? Thanks.
 

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